The Simply Asia Tuk Tuk Challenge

26 August 2014

Tuk Tuk Challenge

We challenged Expresso Morning Show presenters, Ewan and Katlego to the ultimate Simply Asia amazing race through the streets of Cape Town. And it wouldn’t be a Thai race without using the most popular form of transport in Thailand...Tuk Tuks! Watch the video to see what the final score is...

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Get to know your Thai ingredients

14 August 2014


This week we introduced SABC 3's Expresso Morning Show to some of the exotic, but not unfamiliar, Thai ingredients used in our authentic Thai meals, while Expresso Chef Zola shared some interesting facts and tips on how to cook with each ingredient. We import almost all of our ingredients...

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The History of our Successful Franchise

06 August 2014

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Franchising is alive and well in South Africa. With over 550 franchised brands and close to 30,000 franchised outlets in SA, it is a very developed marketing. Although buying a franchise in South Africa is not an easy way to owning your own business, in some cases it is a lot easier than starting...

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Exploring the 5 Tastes of Thailand

30 July 2014


During this segment on SABC 3's Expresso Morning Show we took presenter, Leigh-Anne Williams on a taste journey as we introduced her to the 5 tastes of Thai food, namely, spicy, sweet, bitter, sour and salty. We looked at each of the flavours, which ingredients you can cook with to achieve an...

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Sticky Rice with Mango Pudding Recipe

23 July 2014

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Rumour has it that anyone who travels to Thailand falls in love with Sticky Rice Pudding. Well, you don't have to go to Thailand to try this - together with our friends at SABC 3's Expresso Morning Show, we're giving you a recipe to make your very own Thai Sticky Rice with Mango Pudding (serves 2)...

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